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Hole in the Wall

901 S Oak Park Ave, Oak Park, IL 60304-1922
+1 708-848-9910
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average0%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
13 Jun 2018
“One of our favorites!”
19 Feb 2018
“Fun little joint”
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901 S Oak Park Ave, Oak Park, IL 60304-1922
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Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

A neighborhood classic! Chat with new friends in line, enjoy tasty frozen treats. An Oak Park treasure.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 16amyb16
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

If our n south oak park at the pool or conservatory, I would recommend going here. Good prices and great options, perfect for a treat. The atmosphere is great to with it being a literal hole in the wall of the complex.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank GriffinKelley
Reviewed 22 July 2017

There has been a soft serve ice cream shop at this location for at least 50 years. It is on the short list of things in my life that are as good today as they are in my memory. The smallest store you have ever...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Mark37Chicago
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Tiny little ice cream shop located in the south of oak park. They always have great people working here and a lot of choices. I love the mint chocolate chip milkshake and it is my go to item. Top choice for ice cream in south...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank GriffinKelley
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

We got to this place about 10 min before they closed and got into the place(very small) and the 2 teenage girls working were pretty rude and lacked any customer service. You could tell they were ready to get out of there but being very...More

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank BrockStar1977
Reviewed 10 August 2015

In the warm weather, the line is out the door and down the block. The ice cream and desserts are delicious. It's standard fare, but it's a good time. The name sums it all up...it's just a hole in the wall, but it's OUR hole...More

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank JustaGuyOakPark_IL
Reviewed 14 January 2015

Small soft ice cream stand on Oak Park Ave near the Blue Line. Closed during cold months, it is very popular during summer, particularly after little league baseball and softball games. Just order up, bring your cone outside and stand on sidewalk and enjoy. Very...More

Date of visit: September 2014
Thank DWWChicago
Reviewed 30 September 2014

best custard outside of Wisconsin. Tiny shop but good service keeps the line moving. typical custard flavors of chocolate, vanilla and swirl. but the difference here are the large number of dip ins available to dip your cone in. they also have custard sandwiches made...More

Date of visit: September 2014
Thank catlady53221
Reviewed 5 July 2014

A legend for summer frozen custard. Everything's bread: Dip top cones, sundaes. My favorite is the root beer shake. Family owned and operated with a great emphasis on service. Don't let the long lines after the local swimming pool closes deter you.

Date of visit: June 2014
Thank jim_gets_around
Reviewed 1 April 2012

It's custard, and it's fantastic! If you want ice-cream, there are a million places for that. But this . . . this is special. And delicious!

Date of visit: March 2012
1  Thank J_mom_Oak_Park
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  • Address: 901 S Oak Park Ave, Oak Park, IL 60304-1922
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Oak Park
  • Phone Number: +1 708-848-9910
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